Apr 11, 2010 11:00am EDT
. and today, we know it's small businesses that can create the jobs america needs. that's why at&t is investing billions to upgrade and build out our wired and wireless networks. making them faster, smarter, and more secure. connecting small businesses to markets across the country, and around the world. we invest now, because we know it will pay off... with new jobs, new growth, from a new generation, putting their belief in the future on the line. now is the time for investment and innovation. the future is waiting. and the future has always the future is waiting. and the future has always been our business. at&t. >>> next on this week in defense news on the eve of the president's nuclear security summit we talk about the administration's nuclear arms control agenda. >>> now this week in defense news with vago muradian. >>> good morning and welcome to this week in defense news. i'm vago muradian. the 2010 international military conference gets under way tomorrow in tanzania. we talk to the hiv-aids program how it affects u.s. security. >>> we look at the president obama's ambit
Apr 25, 2010 11:00am EDT
but sometimes even rivals realize they share a common goal. america's beverage companies have removed full-calorie soft drinks from schools, reducing beverage calories by 88%. together with schools, we're helping kids make more balanced choices every day. ♪ we're helping kids make more balanced choices every day. i stand before you today... to apologize. the system has failed you. i have failed you. i have failed to help you share your talent with the world when the world needs talent more than ever. yet, it's being wasted every day... by an educational system steeped in tradition and old ideas. well, it's time for a new tradition. it's time to realize talent isn't just in schools like this one, it's everywhere. it's time to use technology to rewrite the rules of education, to learn how you learn so we can teach you better. it's time the university adapted to you, rather than you adapting to it. it's time--time--time for a different--different kind of university. it's your time. >>> next on this week in defense news, the ceo of eads north america talks about the tanker bid.
Apr 4, 2010 11:00am EDT
on this week in defense news, a look at the pentagon's new social media policy and plus why america needs a robotics strategy and a future of military communications. >>> now, this week in defense news, with vago muradian. >>> good morning and welcome to this week in defense news. i'm vago muradian. no nation has morrow bots on the battlefield than the united states we'll look at how far military communications have come. >>> first, social media sites like facebook and twitter show how troops stay in touch with family and friends. today's troops post updates on their websites. sharing too much information can pose serious risks to operational security. the defense department released its social media policy. my next guest is price floyd, secretary of defense public affairs, pentagon's first media chief. instrumental in shaping the department's policy on this powerful communication tool. welcome to the show. what are the benefits of using social media as a communications tool for the department. >> the risks are the same risks that have been there throughout history for military or anyone
Apr 18, 2010 11:00am EDT
to work harder. to be better. to win. but sometimes even rivals realize they share a common goal. america's beverage companies have removed full-calorie soft drinks from schools, reducing beverage calories by 88%. together with schools, we're helping kids make more balanced choices every day. ♪ we talk >>> we talk with captain phillips. >>> news, weather and traffic first thing. 9 news now at 4:25 a.m. >>> now, this week in defense news. >> good morning and welcome to this week in defence news. relations between the united states and israel are at their lowest point in decades. what next politically and militarily for these close allies. first when somali pirates -- on april 8th, 2002. the first time an american merchant ship had been hijacked in two centuries. the drama played like an action filement -- film. the ship was needed by somali pirates. the crew manages to cut pow tore the ship and hide. a drift then frustrated, the pirates leave the ship taking with them the yankee captain. the navy dispatches ship, aircraft and commandos who parachute in the middle of the night. the captai